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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Industry:
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: 608_1570465491
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: October 07, 2019 17:24

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a rapidly growing Fintech business based in Mayfair. The company are currently seeking a Finance Director to lead their team. This company is at the forefront of the Fintech industry and is increasingly gaining a large part of the market share. The company is planning rapid growth, increasing their staff fourfold in the next 6 months.

The Finance Director will have a position of extensive responsibility, offering guidance and overseeing the day-to-day running of the finance function whilst leading at a strategic level. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and must have prior fintech experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading and developing the finance team
  • Business partnering closely with Managing Directors and other senior stakeholders
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial models
  • Liaising with senior HR, I.T and facilities leaders
  • Developing new business opportunities
  • Implementing and improving first class systems and controls
  • Balance sheet forecasting, including cash flow forecasting
  • Full control of reporting and statutory compliance across the group
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have prior fintech experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills